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    • Matisse and Friends at the Denver Art Museum
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      Get Cozy with Matisse and Friends

      If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to live with a masterpiece, your wait is over. Matisse and Friends: Selected Masterworks from the National Gallery of Art is an experimental exhibition that offers a cozy environment for looking at art, somewhat akin to a living room. More

    • Dive Deeper into Matisse Exhibition during Free Night at the Museums
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      Dive Deeper into Matisse Exhibition during Free Night at the Museums

      Denver Arts Week, a celebration of the city’s rich and diverse arts and cultural scene, kicks off this weekend. The Denver Art Museum is participating in Free Night at the Museums on Saturday, November 8 by staying open late and offering free general admission from 5–10 pm. More

    • "...All I Thought of Was Making My Colors Sing" & 13 Other Quotes from Henri Matisse
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      "...All I Thought of Was Making My Colors Sing" & 13 Other Quotes from Henri Matisse

      The Denver Art Museum exhibition Matisse and Friends showcases 14 extraordinary works of art from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.

      Henri Matisse, who is represented by four works in the show, was one of the most influential artists of the twentieth century and a central figure in the radical movement known as "fauvism" (fauve is French for wild beast). Here are a few great quotes that get at his experimental and expressive nature. More

    • The DAM Debuts Close-Looking Experience at Matisse and Friends Preview (Photos)
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      The DAM Debuts Close-Looking Experience at Matisse and Friends Preview (Photos)

      Get comfy, Denver. The DAM is inviting people to spend time looking closely at 14 French paintings this fall. The new exhibition Matisse and Friends: Selected Masterworks from the National Gallery of Art opens this weekend. Director Christoph Heinrich and master teacher Danielle St. Peter led media through the exhibition on October 9. More

    • Make an Art-Inspired Halloween Costume
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      Make an Art-Inspired Halloween Costume

      Looking for unique costume ideas? The folks in the Denver Art Museum's learning and engagement department have you covered. Check out their dDIY with instructions for making art-inspired Halloween costumes. (The costumes above were inspired by Fox Games by Sandy Skoglund, which is no longer on view.)

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